VICE Munchies: The Stars Will Be Drinking PIPER-HEIDSIECK at the Oscars®
Munchies, the website and digital video channel from VICE dedicated to food and its global purpose, has posted a great feature on PIPER-HEIDSIECK’s starring role and the upcoming Oscars® celebrations. Here’s an excerpt:
In case you were wondering what Leonardo DiCaprio and Brie Larson will be drinking on Oscar night, we’re here to tell you that it’s good to be king—and queen.
Piper-Heidsieck is the official Champagne of the Oscars this year, and P-H is some pretty haughty stuff. But good bubbly is not fine enough for Oscar night. Benoit Collard, the Global Executive Director of the brand known for its distinctive red label, told us that “to celebrate the evening’s exceptional moments,” the really exceptional Champagne will be rolled out. We’re talking about a selection of so-called cuvée rare Champagnes. These are bottles that are only created during “very particular and ‘extraordinary’ years.” With only eight such vintages since 1976, cuvée rare wine is the ne plus ultra of Champagne.
To read the full piece, click here.
(Feb. 25, 2016)
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